THE 5Th INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON MEDICAL GEOLOGY
2nd Symposium on Advances in Geospatial Technologies for Health
25–29 August 2013, Hilton Crystal City Hotel, Arlington, Virginia

Workshops

Registration is open for the 2013 Conference of the International Medical Geology Association.

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All workshops will take place at the Hilton Crystal City Hotel.

 

1. Introduction to Medical Geology

Sunday 25 August, 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM

A). Professional: $150
B). Student: $75

 

2. Medical Mineralogy

Sunday 25 August, 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM

A). Professional: $200
B). Student: $100

 

3. Remote Sensing

Tuesday, 7-9 PM
Using the NASA Giovanni System to Examine NASA Remote-Sensing Data for Public Health Insights

No Charge but please bring your laptop

 

4. Basic Biomedical Principles for Medical Geology - what every Geologist needs to know

Sunday 25 August, 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

A). Professional: $100
B). Student: $50

 

5. What Every Health Practitioner Should Know About Earth Science

Tuesday, 7 - 8 PM

No Charge

 

6. Publically Available Medical Databases

Tuesday, 27 August, 8:00 AM - 09:00 AM
Richmond Room. Instructors: Shannon Jordan and Andrew Plumer

No charge.

 

7. Machine Learning: A Useful Tool for Earth Science and Medicine

Wednesday, 28 August, 8:00 AM - 09:00 AM
Richmond Room. Instructor: David Lary

No charge.

 

8. Acceptable Manuscript Writing in Medical Geology: Facts and Tips.

Thursday, 29 August, 8:00 AM - 09:00 AM
Richmond Room. Instructor: Meral and Umran Dogan.

No charge.